Gov. Brown Signs Major Climate Change Bill

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Harmeet Dhillon

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a landmark bill Tuesday extending California’s signature climate change policy and capping a major legislative victory that drew support from both parties.

Standing on Treasure Island with a backdrop of downtown San Francisco, Brown painted the bill in generational terms, saying California was filling a leadership void on climate policy left open by President Donald Trump.

Critics of the cap-and-trade bill said it was too costly and would raise gas taxes. “This is a sad, sad day for California taxpayers, California residents and California voters,” said Harmeet Dhillon, a Republican national committeewoman in San Francisco. “It is not bipartisanship when one side gets what it wants completely.”

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Harmeet Dhillon is a nationally recognized lawyer, trusted boardroom advisor, and passionate advocate for individual, corporate and institutional clients across numerous industries and walks of life. Her focus is in commercial litigation, employment law, First Amendment rights, and election law matters.
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